[UPDATED with No Charges:] Sean Brown, Nephew of Late Nicole Brown Simpson and Son of Anti-Domestic Violence Group Founder, Held for Spousal Abuse

Categories: Crime-iny
Santa Ana PD
Sean Brown
UPDATE, DEC. 28, 11:08 A.M.: The Orange County District Attorney's office declined to file charges against Sean Brown and his girlfriend Amy Johnson, according to MSNBC.

ORIGINAL POST, DEC. 27, 12:59 P.M.: In the wake of the brutal murder of Nicole Brown Simpson, her sister Denise Brown of Dana Point famously founded a foundation to combat domestic violence.

But, with today's arrest of Denise Brown's son Sean Brown on felony corporal injury on a spouse, it seems that spousal rage was not confined to O.J. Simpson's side of the family.

Santa Ana PD
Amy Johnson
Of course, like O.J., one is presumed innocent until proven guilty. OK, scratch that: only in the case of O.J. one is presumed guilty even after being proven not guilty. That's not the point. The point is, around 2:30 in the morning, Santa Ana Police received a call about a domestic dispute in an apartment in the 100 block of Macarthur Boulevard.

Officers arrived to find a couple nursing superficial wounds to one another. Because it was presumed--there we go presuming again--that each had created the other's injuries, both were jailed.

Neither 25-year-old Brown nor his girlfriend, Amy Johnson, 22, required hospitalization, Santa Ana Police noted. Each was held in lieu of $50,000 bail in Orange County Jail.

Denise Brown founded the Nicole Brown Simpson Foundation after the 1994 death of her sister.

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